Petro Poroshenko

Who is Volodymyr Zelensky?
Volodymyr Zelensky, Ukraine
In Depth

Who is Volodymyr Zelensky?

The Ukrainian comic-turned-president is back in the spotlight amid row over phone call with Donald Trump
26 Sep 2019
Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ with Russia
A Ukrainian sailor patrols a gunboat on the Sea of Azov
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Ukraine warns of ‘full-scale war’ with Russia

Trump threatens to cancel G20 meeting with Putin over ‘aggressive’ behaviour
28 Nov 2018
Ukraine declares martial law
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Ukraine declares martial law

Tensions with Russia escalate as world powers urge both sides back from the brink
27 Nov 2018
Russia seizes Ukrainian naval ships in Black Sea
A moored Russian tanker blockading the Kerch Strait
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Russia seizes Ukrainian naval ships in Black Sea

At least six Ukrainian sailors have been injured as tensions between Kiev and Moscow flare
26 Nov 2018
Michael Cohen ‘took secret payment from Ukraine’
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko meeting Trump in June 2017
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Michael Cohen ‘took secret payment from Ukraine’

Lawyer was allegedly paid $400,000 to set up meeting between Donald Trump and Ukraine’s president
24 May 2018
UKRAINE: US warns Russia over ceasefire violations
Obama and Merkel
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UKRAINE: US warns Russia over ceasefire violations

US president and German Chancellor threaten Russia with more sanctions over Ukraine
9 Jun 2015
Ukraine: Russian troops and tanks cross border, Nato says
An amored personnel carrier in eastern Ukraine
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Ukraine: Russian troops and tanks cross border, Nato says

Incursion could violate the peace treaty as Ukrainian troops prepare for combat operations in the east
13 Nov 2014

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Why has Putin agreed to 'ceasefire' with Ukraine?
Russian President Vladimir Putin
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Why has Putin agreed to 'ceasefire' with Ukraine?

Presidents Putin and Poroshenko agree to steps towards a truce as US and EU sanctions bite in Russia
3 Sep 2014
Ukraine: Russia accused of new military incursion
A Russian vehicle
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Ukraine: Russia accused of new military incursion

Analysts say Russia may be trying to establish a land corridor through Ukraine to Crimea
28 Aug 2014
Ukraine and Russia promise 'roadmap' to peace after talks
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Ukraine and Russia promise 'roadmap' to peace after talks

Putin and Poroshenko agree to work together, but Russia says it's up to Kiev to end the fighting
27 Aug 2014
Is Putin abandoning Ukraine's rebels?
Putin heads off to watch military exercises
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Is Putin abandoning Ukraine's rebels?

Analysts believe the Russian president may be looking for a way to save face by withdrawing support for pro-Russian separatists
21 Aug 2014
Ukraine: refugees 'burnt alive' in convey attack
The wreckage of a rocket lies on a street in Luhansk
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Ukraine: refugees 'burnt alive' in convey attack

Ukraine forces and pro-Russian rebels blame each other for attack outside eastern city of Luhansk
18 Aug 2014
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